The best coverage of today’s railway scene.

Each issue of Railways Illustrated offers a comprehensive round-up of the latest news and topical events from the UK across the present-day railway, including heritage traction in operation on the main lines.

Railways Illustrated reflects the energy and vitality of the present-day railway scene. Here’s what’s coming up in the November issue:


Helping Alycidon

The Deltic Preservation Society is facing a huge challenge to return 55009 Alycidon to the main line.

15C to LR – 75 years of Leicester shed

John Stretton looks back at the history of Leicester shed and recounts some personal memories of the site.

Whitehead Railway Museum

Simon Murdoch visits the museum near Belfast and discovers a fascinating collection that is welcoming visitors again.


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Shannon Butcher

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